Phone: 919-694-7711


Degrees and Certifications:

NC State University, BA in Business/Marketing Education Gardner-Webb University, MS in Executive Leadership Studies

Ms. Monica Sawyer

Ms. Sawyer is thrilled to be a Titan and to have the opportunity to serve the South Garner community! She is a graduate of NC State University (GO PACK!) earning her BA in Business/Marketing Education in 1999 and Gardner-Webb University in 2015 with a MS in Executive Leadership Studies.  Prior to starting her teaching career, she served as the Assistant Director of Sports Marketing in the NC State Athletic Department for five years.  Ms. Sawyer began teaching Business/Marketing classes in 2004 at Wakefield High School in Raleigh. While at Wakefield, she served at CTE Department Chair, Varsity Cheerleading coach, Senior Class and Student Government Advisor, and DECA Advisor. Ms. Sawyer was selected as WHS Teacher of the Year and was a semi-finalist for WCPSS Teacher of the Year in 2012-13. In 2015, Ms. Sawyer moved to Enloe Magnet High School as an Assistant Principal and is the 2020-21 WCPSS Assistant Principal of the Year. 
Ms. Sawyer strives to make an impact on every student, each day. They are her "why" and she is excited to work with the staff and students at SGHS to continue building the Titan culture and community. A native of Johnston County, Ms. Sawyer currently lives in Clayton with her pandemic puppy, a miniature dachshund named Oakley. She loves the beach, cheering on the Wolfpack, and going to concerts in her spare time.